Education and Training
- University of Texas, Austin, Ph.D. 2002
Background: There is widespread interest in measuring healthcare provider attitudes about issues relevant to patient safety (often called safety climate or safety culture).
© 2020, © 2020 The Author(s). Published by Informa UK Limited, trading as Taylor & Francis Group. Burnout in healthcare workers (HCWs) is costly, consequential, and alarmingly high.
As the first objective of caring for patients is to do no harm, patient safety is a priority in delivering clinical care. An essential component of safe care in a clinical department is its safety climate.
BACKGROUND: The purpose of this study was to explore the variability in safety culture dimensions within and between Swiss and US clinical areas. METHODS: Cross-sectional design.
BACKGROUND:Healthcare is approaching a tipping point as burnout and dissatisfaction with work-life integration (WLI) in healthcare workers continue to increase.